Timeline

1997
• Joe Edwards proposes Loop Trolley concept
1998
• Joe builds consensus among neighborhood groups & government agencies
2000
• Metro completes Feasibility Study
2001
• Loop Trolley Company established with support from Citizens for Modern Transit
2005
• Loop Trolley Company acquires and restores two vintage trolleys
2008
• St. Louis City redesigns Delmar Bridge
• Loop Trolley Transportation Development District (TDD) established
• TDD estimated to generate $300-$400K/year for trolley operations
• Planning and Preliminary Engineering Study begins
2009
• New “trolley ready” Delmar Bridge over MetroLink opens
2010
• Preliminary Engineering completed
• $24.9 million Federal Transit Authority Urban Circulator Grant awarded
• Local matching funds identified
2011
• FTA gives Loop Trolley project the “green light”
2012
• Engineering underway
2014
• Loop Trolley TDD meets with business owners and the public
• Construction begins with utility upgrades
2015
• Groundbreaking March 12
• Construction complete on University City Roundabout and DeBaliviere Bridge
2016
• Construction of roundabout, bridge, trolley tracks, station stops, lighting, greenway, OCS wires, etc.

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